Night Owls

3 July 2024

  • Jerry glanced down at the photograph in his hand, then back up again at the woman sitting alone at the back of the cafe.
    Zoe B avatarZoe B7/3 3:14pm
  • She seemed off in her own little world; she would stare off into space, only to snap back with a little smile and feverishly scribbling something in her notebook. She didn’t even notice me. Or anyone, for that matter.
    The L avatarThe L7/3 3:16pm
  • All at once a blinding light coursed through the space. Jerry and the woman froze. And then a creature appeared, seemingly from the air itself.
    Zoe B avatarZoe B7/3 3:16pm
  • I spoke up; “Hello there, my name is Sean, I noticed you writing over here and I couldn’t help my curiosity. I -“ She stood up and briskly walked out the door, without a single word. I would never know now who she was.”
    The L avatarThe L7/3 3:19pm

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